This page contains additional Resources and useful links for users of GanttDiva.
Sample Project Templates
The following links are project plan examples that you can use as starting points for your own work. These projects are included in the GanttDiva installation package. Any of these project plan template files can be opened with Excel even if GanttDiva is not installed.
This sample is a complete project covering a set of activities and milestones for a typical renovation project.
This sample contains a set of activities that are typical for the development of a new software feature for a software product. Multiple copies of this template can be imported into a project and linked to create a software development project schedule.
This sample contains a set of activities that are typical for the definition of a new feature for a complex system.
This sample contains a set of activities for a software project with multiple resources and functions
This sample contains a multi year roadmap for a product and illustrates the use of goalposts and how fields can be hidden.
This sample demonstrates the capabilities of the Timeline report. The Style 4 Timeline was used and user overrides have been used to optimize the automated placement of text, milestones and tasks . This Timeline was created on a monitor with 1920×1200 resolution, so placement of items may require some adjustment for other screen resolutions.
How to Maximize the Capabilities of GanttDiva
Check out launchexcel.com for lots of useful tips on how to improve your productivity with Excel. It also has many other links to other sites and has an interesting ebook called “Power TIips for Microsoft Excel”. The site is focussed on Excel 2010, although most of the tips will also work for Excel 2007